Naming the SAX2 thingy

David Megginson david at
Thu Jan 13 23:56:59 GMT 2000

"Simon St.Laurent" <simonstl at> writes:

> This is a serious concern for me - I'd be happy to see the terminology
> change from 'parser' to 'emitter' - it'd make explaining the inputs and
> outputs on SAX2 ParserFilters a lot easier.

I really hate "emitter", but I could live with "EventProducer" if
people really liked that better than "XMLReader"; it does kill the
potential XMLReader/XMLWriter symmetry, though.

All the best,


David Megginson                 david at

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